The table below looks at the statistics for S-PLUS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited S-PLUS over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Insightful S-PLUS
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing S-PLUS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - -
As % of the Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
S-PLUS
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
89 79 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.53% 10.53% 15.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 50 54
Median daily rate £290 £378 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.17% +32.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £475 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 15
Median hourly rate £10.50 £15.00 £11.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +28.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

S-PLUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing S-PLUS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

S-PLUS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham